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Craving the summer heat and beats, welcome to our guide for the festival season

Here's our rundown of this summer's must-haves.

By Aaron Pandher

(Picture: Rolling Stone UK)

Warm weather, good music and stylish fits equals the recipe for a great time. With festival season fast approaching, we thought to lend a helping hand with products that will help you looking and feeling amazing. Which festival are you most exciting to attend and do you have a plus one?

Expect to find the perfect summer accessories, breathable and vibrant clothing as well as festival staples you didn’t know you needed.

Crocs Classic Clog –

Crocs Classic Clog (Image: Provided)

A shoe that is stylish and comfortable, Crocs are definitely festival approved. Plus they are also breathable which is ideal for the summer season. The croslite™ footbed moulds to your foot for a custom fit with excellent arch support. Coming in a range of colours and patterns, you can find the one that will go perfect with your fit.

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Air Up Pearl White Bottle –

Air Up Pearl White Bottle (Image: Provided)

Waiting for hours in a crush for your favourite artist to come on stage is thirsty work but air up® is here with a clever bit of food science to ensure you drink more. Infusing flavoured air into the water from their bottles, you get the flavour and no calories, through your sense of smell, as you drink pure H20. Twenty-seven different flavour scents can be added in bubbles as you drink, including lime, orange-passionfruit and even iced coffee. 

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Marshall’s Middleton Speaker –

Marshall’s Middleton Speaker (Image: Provided)

Perfect for a road trip or chilling out in your campsite before the main event happens, Marshall’s Middleton speaker is optimised to be loud. It produces the heaviest portable sound, utilising True Stereophonic, a multi-directional stereo sound from Marshall. Designed to be at home in festival mud, it’s dust and water resistant with over 20 hours of portable play time so you can keep partying till the sun comes up. 

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Ted Baker Tinot Short Sleeve Abstract Print T-Shirt –

Ted Baker Tinot Short Sleeve Abstract Print T-Shirt (Image: Provided)

A graphic print t-shirt is a quintessential wardrobe staple for festivals. This abstract print t-shirt does it right with earthy tones helping you blend right in to your surroundings. Also, it is made of 100% organic cotton which has proven lower environmental impact.

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Timberland Premium 6 Inch Boot –

Timberland Premium 6 Inch Boot (Image: Provided)

The Y2K trend continues to march onward as festival season begins and Timberland are right in step. Their classic boots are perfect for stomping the hallowed and muddy grounds of a festival. Using responsibly sourced materials, they feature PrimaLoft eco insulation and nubuck better leather – plus they’re super comfy and so 90s. 

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Bowers & Wilkins Pi7 S2 In-Ear True Wireless Earbuds –

Bowers & Wilkins Pi7 S2 In-Ear True Wireless Earbuds (Image: Provided)

Extend the euphoria well after the festival is over by listening to the one track that truly got under your skin on repeat. Bower & Wilkins’ new Pi7 and Pi5 in-ear true wireless headphones offer increased earbud battery performance (with five hours of listening time) enhanced wireless connectivity, a Bluetooth range of 25 metres and incredible sound, so you can get goosebumps listening to your song all over again. 

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Reebok Black Polyester Quick Trunks –

Reebok Black Polyester Quick Trunks (Image:Provided)

A spontaneous swim in the lake or paddling pool in the garden, having a pair of stylish trunks to hand is always a good idea. These swim shorts are designed with a lightweight, breathable, quick-drying polyester material and the elastic waistband with adjustable drawstring ensures a comfortable and secure fit that can be customised to fit your liking. Also, the shorts feature pockets, which are handy for storing small items like keys or a phone.

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Thomas Sabo Kim Sunglasses –

Thomas Sabo Kim Sunglasses (Image: Provided)

It wouldn’t be a festival guide without a pair of sunglasses. Thomas Sabo are right on trend with their 90s-inspired sunglasses in vibrant colours. The Kim designs come in gorgeous pastel colourways, while their darker Havana and all-black styles feature a rotating Rebel at Heart coin engraving on the temple, to add a hint of rock star to your outfit. 

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Palace Blue Shell Bucket Hat –

Palace Blue Shell Bucket Hat (Image: Provided)

When it’s too hot to style your hair and of course you need to protection from the sun, what says summer and festival more than a bucket hat. Palace always keep you looking steezy and this bucket hat in cobalt blue will make any outfit pop.

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Beats Studio Buds + –

Beats Studio Buds + (Image: Provided)

You have to get yourself in the right mood before the festival and what is better than pregaming the amazing music you’re about to hear live with the Beats Studio Buds +. With up to 1.6x more active noise cancelling and 36 hours of listening time, just a few of the many awesome features of these headphones, you will be jamming out all day, all night.

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Wax London Didcot Shirt Coral Trio Embroidery Shirt

Wax London Didcot Shirt Coral Trio Embroidery Shirt (Image: Provided)

We are loving the summer trend of embroidered shirts and Wax London’s popular Didcot short sleeve shirt in Coral Trio Embroidery is the perfect addition to your wardrobe. Inspired by the vibrant energy of Seville, the shirt will help you stand out in the crowd and be comfortable any warm-weather occasion.

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A Sinner in Pearls Freshwater Pearl x Multicoloured Agate Bead Necklace –

A Sinner in Pearls Freshwater Pearl x Multicoloured Agate Bead Necklace (Image: Provided)

Pearl necklaces are here to stay and always a fun festival accessory to elevate your outfit. This A Sinner in Pearls piece features freshwater pearls and multicoloured agate beads and speaks to the unisex/genderless brand being one for all.

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Jacquemus Tecido Floral-Jacquard Cotton-Blend Shorts –

Jacquemus Tecido Floral-Jacquard Cotton-Blend Shorts (Image: Provided)

No brand does summer like Jacquemus and a pair of printed shorts with deep pockets is the ideal choice. This stylish pair of green straight-leg Tecido shorts are jacquard-woven from a structured cotton blend decorated with a geometric floral pattern, evoking a warm-weather mood. Pair it with bright colours or neutrals, this elevated piece is calling your name.

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Rimowa Aluminium Sling Clutch –

Rimowa Aluminium Sling Clutch (Image: Provided)

A cross body bag, that can be worn multiple ways across the body, is the ultimate festival accessory to keep your belongings safe. This aluminium sling clutch is not only robust and sturdy but is uniquely compact and stylish. The interior is crafted from full grain Italian leather as well as containing two credit card slots for easy access.

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Hot Futures Dazed Sunglasses –

Hot Futures Dazed Sunglasses (Image: Provided)

It can be hard to find unique and fashionable sunglasses that are also good quality but Hot Futures have got you covered. With an awesome range of colourful and different designs, we’re sure you’ll find your go to summer pair. Also, you can visit their store at Brick Lane which is open for the summer.

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Morphe Keep It Calm Facial Mist Spray –

Morphe Keep It Calm Facial Mist Spray (Image: Provided)

A moment to get refreshed and rejuvenated is key. This ultra fine mist infused with aloe vera and lavender water is designed to help cool, hydrate, and soothe visible redness in stressed-out or over-sunned skin. It can be applied on the face, neck or even legs as needed as a relaxing refresh. A definite must have this festival season.

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Margn Vertebrae Symbolic Shirt –

Margn Vertebrae Symbolic Shirt (Image: Provided)

Up and coming brand Margn brings unconventional mens staples rendered for a future of humanity, represented through symbolism and repetition. We love supporting young designers and a brand with a unique story. This hand crocheted shirt made from 100% cotton is a great summer staple that will have everyone asking where you got it.

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Berluti Nylon Golf Cap –

Berluti Nylon Golf Cap (Image: Provided)

If a cap is more your style, this nylon golf cap from Berluti is for you. The mesh sport lining is ideal for a crowded festival to keep you cool and the leather strap adjuster at the back allows you to have it fit how you like.

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ASOS DESIGN Head Scarf –

ASOS DESIGN Head Scarf (Image: Provided)

Last by certainly not least, this ASOS DESIGN head scarf is the multi purpose festival accessory that keeps giving. Tie it on your head or around your neck as a fun fashion statement or cover your nose and mouth from dust with style.

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Which musician are you most excited to see live and what in our guide are your brining with you?